Sunday brought the news that Lonesome George, the very last Pinta Island tortoise, had died. He heads a list of 17 Animals That Became Extinct In Our Lifetime.
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Antique machinery is full of beautiful design and fascinating if obsolete technology that could easily cause your death. And that old stuff is liable to still work!
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Meet the top 100 people who shaped the internet. Called the Digital Power Index, these are the people you can thank for the playground we all play in.
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Simon's Cat's latest adventure involves making sure the window is there, even when you can't see it. Just like a door, a cat doesn't want to be in and he doesn't want to be out, he just wants the window to be left open.
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FlippyCat set up over 7,000 dominoes in the style of Van Gogh's Starry Night and called it Vincent Van Dominogh. We get to see the build process in fast-forward and even some outtakes afterward.
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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter sounded like such a fun idea for a movie, but then they made it all serious and stuff. Maybe that's why it performed disappointingly in theaters this past weekend.
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What do you do when your bike is stolen? Turn to Twitter to get it back.
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The European Union wanted an ad campaign to encourage more females to go into science. The silly sexist ad that was actually produced encouraged facepalms instead.
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Singapore's Gardens by the Bay: A Stunning Feat of Green Design. Just looking at the pictures makes you feel like you're on a vacation trip.
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The U.S. Olympic trials saw a tie for third place in the 100-yard dash as Allyson Felix and Jenebah Tarmoh both crossed the finish line in 11.068 seconds. Since only one of them can be in the top three and race in the Olympics, they will have to break the tie one way or another.
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4 Toys That Have Gone to War for America. One was even a military training aid before it was a toy!